Mitsubishi Motors Corporation and “Rolf Import” have presented their serial electromobile Mitsubishi i-MiEV at Moscow School of Management SKOLKOVO which realization is expected in June 2011 in Russia. “Polylog” Consulting Group has provided organizational services and press support of the event.

More than 100 leading mass media representatives, representatives from “Rolf Import”, Mitsubishi Motors Corporation, as well as companies — partners MOESK, “INTOUCH Insurance” took part in the press conference.

Journalists got the most detailed information about Mitsubishi i-MiEV’s technology, history of the creation of an electromobile and prospects for the development of electromobile industry in Russia.

“Rolf Import’s” CEO Andrey Pankov said: “i-MiEV launch onto the Russian market will enable the company to develop a completely new market segment, it will make Mitsubishi even more reliable, technologically advanced and environmentally friendly brand acquiring a new set of customers. We deeply hope that customers will be able to appreciate and feel the charm and appeal of Mitsubishi i-MiEV combined in an innovative car”.

Just after the official presentation all the participants of the press conference had a chance to ride i-MiEV personally around the Campus of Moscow School of Management SKOLKOVO.

I-MiEV is equipped with high-performance, compact synchronous electric motor (49 kW (63 hp) with a permanent magnet. One charge of battery of the electric vehicle is sufficient to overcome 150 km. Full charging takes place within 6-8 hours from ordinary household outlet with a voltage of 220 volts. Express-charging electric vehicle up to 80% can be achieved within 30 minutes on special filling stations.